Mar
15
2018

Is Blockchain Right for Your Business?

BY Mind Over Machines
4 minute read

It’s a classic coming-of-age story: breakthrough technology excites technical community who experiment and evolve it; true believers champion the technology to a wider audience; it becomes a buzzword; the big guys swoop in to make it accessible to the masses.

Are we talking about...

Nov
06
2015

Making the Case for a Strategic Technology Plan

BY Mind Over Machines
2 minute read

Would a general go into battle without a defined plan? Never. Neither would he consider each operation individually. Rather, he would pursue tactics that link all of the battles together to meet a strategically defined goal of winning the war. It would be a plan against which he...

Jun
06
2015

Legacy systems?

BY Mind Over Machines
1 minute read

The adage “Everything old is new again” may apply to fashion or even music, but for business owners saddled with outdated information technology systems, there’s nothing charming about a “retro,”  or legacy, IT system.  The truth is, legacy systems can slow business down and wrest...

May
09
2015

You know it’s time to hire a technology partner when…

BY Mind Over Machines
1 minute read

The Tell-Tale Signs — a Top 10

See anything familiar?

Dec
06
2013

The Technical Debt Trap

BY Mind Over Machines
5 minute read

Back then – it was just what you needed. You built a good looking website to front your business, and customers used it like the Yellow Pages. It was your online corporate brochure. But what was cutting edge just a few years ago is now common, and may convey the wrong message to your...

Mar
06
2013

Reminder: Your Technology Assessment is Overdue

BY Mind Over Machines
9 minute read

How do you keep up with changes in your market? In lean times, you’ll likely pore over your budgets, evaluate your most important assets, and trim the fat here and there. And then when the big picture gets a little brighter, you’ll fatten up again. But is that preparation or is that...

Aug
07
2012

Inside the Mind of the CIO

BY Mind Over Machines
3 minute read

Demonstrating value can often be synonymous with “mission impossible” for many business units, with the obvious exception of the sales team or any team whose primary function is to generate revenue. Demonstrating the value (not to mention value-add) of a stellar IT department is even...

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